Department of Transportation submits proposal to Legislature to begin collecting fees for using WISCORS

On January 31, 2019, the Wisconsin Department of Transportation submitted a proposed rule to the Wisconsin Legislature to begin collecting fees for using the WISCORS (Wisconsin Continuously Operating Reference Station) network.

Land Surveying and PLSS Topics

Links and topics of interest related to the profession of land surveying.

Height Modernization Program Active Network

The WisDOT Geodetic Survey Unit has developed a Wisconsin Continuously Operating Reference Stations (WISCORS) Network consisting of permanent GPS sites, which provide real-time correctors to mobile users. Mobile users properly equipped to take advantage of these correctors can survey in the field to the 2-cm accuracy level in real-time.

Access fee for WISCORS

WisDOT charging a user fee for WISCORS.

WisDOT holds stakeholder meeting for user fees

WisDOT seeks input on a user access fee.

WI-HMP and WISCORS updates

Progress continues, despite some setbacks, towards the completion of the WI-HMP and WISCORS networks.